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Dark Lord Imperial Stout - Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub

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Dark Lord Imperial StoutDark Lord Imperial Stout

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BA SCORE
95
world-class

3,138 Ratings
THE BROS
90
outstanding

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Ratings: 3,138
Reviews: 1,145
rAvg: 4.28
pDev: 14.95%
Wants: 2,687
Gots: 1,406 | FT: 90
Brewed by:
Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub visit their website
Indiana, United States

Style | ABV
Russian Imperial Stout |  15.00% ABV

Availability: Spring

Notes/Commercial Description:
2004 - Red Wax
2005 - Orange Wax
2006 - Gold Wax
2007 - Silver Wax
2008 - Black Wax
2009 - White Wax
2010 - Olive Green Wax
2011 - Yellow Wax
2012 - Red Wax
2013 - Orange Wax
2014 - Blue Wax

(Beer added by: cretemixer on 12-13-2002)
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dmsohyea

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3.48/5  rDev -18.7%
look: 4 | smell: 3.5 | taste: 3.5 | feel: 3 | overall: 3.5

22 oz yellow waxed bottle, 2011 vintage. Served in a snifter. Big thanks to BullDurham for hooking this up.

A - Looks like foamy motor oil. Leaves huge legs on the glass. Syrupy with about 1 finger of dark brown head.

S - Vanilla overpowers anything else going on here. Some brown sugar and chocolate, but it's alright.

T - taste follows the nose pretty well. Very sugary and a big kiss of vanilla flavors. A good chocolate base, but nothing really special. If you like sickeningly sweet malty beverages this one is probably for you. It's a bit of a sweet mess to me (but not terrible, by any means).

M - Very oily with and upper medium body. Low carbonation, but a nice soft texture.

O - A pretty run in the mill RIS with a bunch of extra sugar added. It's good, but not A+ good.

Serving type: bottle

10-03-2011 21:07:50 | More by dmsohyea
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Dark Lord Imperial Stout from Three Floyds Brewing Co. & Brewpub
95 out of 100 based on 3,138 ratings.